08, Mar 2014 - Polk, IA Around Iowa: Child paralyzed, dad in jail after wreck
A toddler is paralyzed and his father has been jailed after a Madison County car crash this month.
08, Mar 2014 - Waterloo felon sentenced in election case
ELECTION MISCONDUCT: A Waterloo man has pleaded guilty to a felony election misconduct charge and was sentenced to five years in prison. A $750 fine was suspended, according to Iowa Secretary of State Matt Schultz. Anthony Mario Greer pleaded guilty to first-degree election misconduct, a Class D felony, on Feb. 27. Greer was convicted of registering to vote and voting in the 2012 general ...
08, Mar 2014 - Cedar Rapids, IA Iowa 1st District hopeful OāBrien touts litigation as model for improving Congress
On the list of the ā20 sleaziest ways to make a living,ā lawyers rank 16th ā between oil company executives and soap opera stars. That didnāt stop Iowa 1st District Democratic hopeful Dave OāBrien arguing that his experience as a trial attorney makes him the best candidate to succeed U.S. Rep. Bruce Braley. In a [...]
08, Mar 2014 - Sioux City, IA Judge permits city to enter IRGC suit filed by Argosy
A Polk District Court judgeĀ has approvedĀ the city of Sioux City's request to interveneĀ inĀ the Argosy Sioux City riverboat casino'sĀ lawsuit against the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission
08, Mar 2014 - Dubuque, IA Iowa Prison Guard Arrested After Alleged Crime Spree
CASCADE, Iowa - An Iowa prison guard is now on the other side of the bars. Linn County Deputies arrested John Woerdehoff, 40, on Thursday on a Dubuque County arrest warrant for armed robbery. He's also accused of posing as an officer and robbing a woman in Linn County.
08, Mar 2014 - Dubuque, IA Iowa prison guard charged with robbing woman, home - ABC5 News Des Moines, IA
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) - An Iowa prison employee is charged with impersonating a police officer and robbery for allegedly pulling over a woman and robbing her at gunpoint.
08, Mar 2014 - Ruling could determine fate of Godfrey's claims against state officials
Attempts by Gov. Terry Branstad and his staff to force a state department director to resign were part of their work as state employees, a deputy Iowa attorney general ruled two years ago.
08, Mar 2014 - Polk, IA Ankeny man gets life term after 2nd conviction - ABC5 News Des Moines, IA
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A judge has sentenced an Ankeny man to life in prison after his second conviction in the killing of his ex-wife's lover. The Des Moines Register reports ( http://dmreg.co/1bJPVAb ) Vernon Huser continued to claim his innocence Tuesday as Judge Glenn Pille sentenced him to life in prison.
08, Mar 2014 - Pivotal parole decision in teen girl's death
So far, seven state Supreme Courts have ruled on the issue of retroactivity. Iowa, Massachusetts, Mississippi and Nebraska found the federal ruling retroactive; Pennsylvania, Louisiana and Minnesota ruled it isn't.
08, Mar 2014 - Postville, IA Iowa man sentenced for participating in cyber-attack against bathroom tissue website
A federal judge sentenced an Iowa man Wednesday to probation and ordered him to pay more than $100,000 in restitution for his involvement in a cyber-attack against the Angel Soft bathroom tissue website, according to a Federal Bureau of Investigation news
08, Mar 2014 - Dubuque, IA Around Iowa: Man gets 25 years in prison for crash that killed Council Bluffs teen
08, Mar 2014 - Knoxville couple ordered to pay $1.3M for false wool claims
A South Dakota judge has ordered an Iowa couple to pay more than $1 million over wool loan deficiency payments received for sheep they didn't own.
08, Mar 2014 - Des Moines, IA Dallas Center Man gets 17 Years for Pornography
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Federal prosecutors say a former Dallas Center man has been sentenced to more than 17 years in prison on child pornography charges, a sentence enhanced because a judge said the man lied in court.
08, Mar 2014 - Judge orders 37 horses returned to Iowa owner
A district court judge says the Lee County Sheriff's Office erred in its seizure of 37 horses from a southeast Iowa farm and must return them to their owner, who still faces charges of animal neglect.
08, Mar 2014 - Dubuque, IA Woman gets 7-year term in Craigslist murder scheme
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) ā An Iowa woman has been sentenced to more than 7 years in prison for using a Craigslist help-wanted ad to solicit someone to kill her father.